Recycling (Blue Cart)

ACCEPTABLE Recycling Materials

Only place materials accepted for recycling in your recycle bin!

Please make sure all containers are empty.

Metal- No liquids or food

  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum foil and trays
  • Caps and lids from bottles, jars and steel (tin) cans
  • Paint cans (must be empty and dry)
  • Spray cans (must be empty)
  • Steel (tin) cans

Plastic- no liquids or food

  • Bottles
  • Buckets (metal handle ok)
  • Cups and plates (plastic only, no styrofoam)
  • Flower pots and trays
  • Toys (no electronics, metal or batteries)
  • Tubs and lids

Paper-Clean, dry and unsoiled

  • Paper Bags
  • Cardboard (non-waxed)
  • Cereal boxes (remove plastic liner)
  • Computer and office paper
  • Egg cartons
  • Envelopes (windows okay)
  • Junk mail and magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Phonebooks

Glass- No liquids or food

  • Glass bottles and jars only

Aseptic Packaging- no liquids or food

  • Soy milk containers
  • Milk cartons
  • Broth containers
  • Juice boxes

All Other Material Will Be Refused

Unacceptable Materials

Do not place the following non-recyclable materials into your blue cart.